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Undergraduate Programs

GW offers a broad range of academic offerings, with more than 2,000 undergraduate courses in areas ranging from anthropology to systems engineering. GW has an extensive library collection, cutting-edge technology resources, and faculty members dedicated to our mission of academic excellence.

Explore Undergraduate Programs

Explore our range of undergraduate programs to help you identify subjects of interest and build a major or minor course of study. You can browse undergraduate subjects by academic interest area or view a full list of all GW undergraduate subjects, including:

Getting Started

Choosing what to study is an important part of your college experience. There is no one correct way to select your field of interest, but GW has many options to get you started.

First, look at your options. Become familiar with the learning experience at GW and all of our undergraduate study options. We offer a variety of programs that integrate with each other as well as the rich resources of the nation's capital.

If you have a particular interest, or if you had courses or activities in high-school that you found very compelling, check to see if there are research scholarships or fellowships that you can qualify for.

Finally, don't worry if you do not know what to major in when you apply to GW. Stay open to new opportunities and explore new subjects. We have a variety of programs for freshman to help you discover your interests.